HENRY COUNTY, Ga. — A second case of swine flu was confirmed in Georgia on Monday, closing a private school in Henry County until further notice.

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) confirmed Monday a middle school student at the Eagle’s Landing Christian Academy tested positive for the illness. CDC officials said the school could be closed for up to two weeks.

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The CDC is also checking blood samples from three patients from metro Atlanta for swine flu, including a 3-year-old in Cobb County, a 36-year-old in DeKalb County and an 8-year-old in Clayton County.

The academy is the first school in Georgia to close because of the swine flu outbreak.

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